Gandhi Memorial International School Jakarta provides students an education with a dynamic learning community, propagates lifelong learning and responsible citizenship through a challenging, multidisciplinary, internationally transferable curriculum fulfilling the diverse needs of students.
The school provides an atmosphere where diversity is considered a strength and where differences are seen as assets. The school aims to develop self-confidence in each student; to teach adaptability and problem-solving skills; to face changes which are vital elements of emerging globalism and to develop good personal traits which include a strong work ethic, self-discipline, sportsmanship and self-esteem.
The school has chosen to become an International Baccalaureate World School and have been authorized since 1996 to offer the International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme. The school also offers the International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme (PYP) and International BaccalaureateMiddle Years Programme (MYP) and International Baccalaureate Career Related Programme (IBCP).
Gandhi Memorial International School Jakarta is committed to educating students from diverse backgrounds and cultures, assuring equal educational opportunities to their students to ensure that they become critical and compassionate thinkers, lifelong learners and well informed world citizens. The school has a firm belief in the Pancasila and the Gandhian Philosophy.
The school offers education for sudents from 3 years old until 18 years old. For primary years, using the International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme (PYP) as the base, students are being engaged actively in their own learning and it is believed that learning takes place best when it is connected to what is genuinely a component of the world around the student.
Keeping with this philosophy, children at GMIS are encouraged to explore ways of investigating environment and discovering through material and concepts to find answers to questions generated by them and their teachers.
Moving on to the Middle Years, the principles are deeply rooted in intercultural awareness, holistic education and communication. The school believes in the same and hence the students in grades 6-10 are exposed to, and immersed into a curriculum that ensures that the students do not see knowledge as compartments but view it as a whole, where each part is significant.
As for the Diploma Programme, it is designed for highly motivated secondary school students age 16 to 19, it is a demanding pre-university course of study that leads to examinations. Gandhi Memorial International School Jakarta incorporates the best elements of national systems, without being based on any specific one. Students share an academic experience that emphasizes critical thinking, intercultural understanding and exposure to a variety of points of view.
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